Discussion

Kevin Ollie's encore

Coming off title run, UConn has makings of strong team returning

Updated: July 30, 2014, 5:04 PM ET
By Dick Vitale | ESPN.com

What can Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie do for an encore?

In his first season as head coach two years ago, replacing Hall of Famer Jim Calhoun, he kept the program united. It was not easy since the Huskies were ineligible for postseason play due to the program's past issues with its academic progress rate (APR).

Last season, Connecticut marched through the NCAA tournament and cut down the nets in North Texas. Beating the likes of Villanova, Iowa State, ...

Read full story

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.


ESPN TOP HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM